Friday, July 1, 2016

While injury and fatality statistics for silage harvesting and storage are not easily tabulated, few operations present more hazards.

Thank you to the parents, members and everyone else, for another great fair.

Farmers should take time to examine the five functions of management: planning, organizing, staffing, directing and controlling.

The Class III price moved from $24.31 in April to $22.57 in May followed by $21.36 in June.

This marked the third year for the OSU Dairy Industry Study Abroad.

We are bombarded with advice from all directions. It comes first from our parents and family, and then it is spoken by friends, teachers, 4-H advisers, and other adults (like Extension educators!).

Changes loom on the horizon for both crop and dairy farms as provisions of the 2014 farm bill are implemented.

The opposition to genetically modified organisms (GMOs) is mounting another charge, this time through various state ballots designed to put into law the mandatory labeling of GMO-derived ingredients in food.

Colostrum, the first milk given by the dam (mother), is packed with antibodies that act as a passive immune system until the calf's immune system produces antibodies itself. But you have only a 24-hour window to get that colostrum in the calf.

I think most of us remember vividly where we were on Sept. 11, 2001.I know all of our lives have changed because of this...
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